Over 4 years ago, I wrote an essay that caused me to seriously think about writing something like Johnny Came Home. At the time, I was writing Øtherworld, a sci-fi tale with fantasy overtones. I was having a hard time finishing it, so I wrote this essay to sharpen my focus a bit. The idea was … More Faith-based Sci-Fi as Exploratory Apologetic (Revisited)
Some of you know that Johnny Came Home was born of NaNoWriMo. Some of you don’t. Some of you don’t even know what NaNoWriMo is! NaNoWriMo is shorthand for National Novel Writer’s Month. It takes place every November. The idea was founded in roughly 1999, but really took off in 2001. The goal is to … More Thoughts on NaNoWriMo – Is National Novel Writing Month Worth the Effort?